I. Medunarodni Sahovski festival Zagreb (Bulletins)

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Author: Sahovski klub Mladost

Year: 1955

Publisher: Sahovski klub Mladost

Place: Zagreb

Description:

10 bulletin 116 pages with photographs and tables. Royal octavo (9" x 6 1/2") issued in original publisher's wrappers. First edition.

Twenty participants took part in the Zagreb tournament which took place from November 1 through 20 December 1955. Vassily Smyslov took first place out distancing the second place finishers Borislav Ivkov and Aleksandar Matanovic by two point with a score 14.5. Tied in fourth was Svetozar Gligoric and Efim Geller with 12 points. Sixth and seventh was shared by Petar Trifunovic and Alberic O'Kelly de Galway a point behind. Arthur Bernard Bisguier took lone eight with 10.5. Miroslav Filip finished half point behind in ninth followed by Braslav Rabar at 9.5. Three tied for the next potions, Andreas Dueckstein, Borislav Milic and Gedeon Barcza with 8.5. In thirteenth and fourteenth was Nikolay N Minev and Andrija Fuderer each with 8. Fifteenth through seventeenth was a tie with Mijo Udovcic, Nikola Karaklajic and Giorgio Porreca.

Condition:

Edge wear with some chips, age toned else a very good set.